Links to Other Pages

EdinPhoto - Home Page  Please send me an e-mail ...  with your questions, comments, suggestions or news.   At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.     At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.  

Photographs and Other Images  -  These include portraits of photographers  -  photographic outings -  Princes Street views  -  Newhaven Fishwives  -  etc.  Early Photography in Edinburgh  -  Talbot, Brewster, Hill & Adamson, Early Professional Photographers in Princes Street, etc.  Professional Photographers in Edinburgh  -  1840 to 1940  -  Their names, dates of business and studio addresses.  The Photographic Society of Scotland  -  1856 to 1873  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, etc.  The History of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  1861 to date  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, Poems, etc.  EPS Publications - EPS Handwritten Records  -  Photographic Journals  -  Trade Directories  -  Books  -  etc.  Thanks to all who have encouraged and supported me in creating the EdinPhoto web site  -  including descendants of photographers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material  Background notes on the research thal led up to the creation of this site  -   together with lists of new material added to the site since its launch.  Brief comments on how this site might be used  -  Just browsing?  -  Seeking specific information?  Please add your questions, suggestions or other comments to the Guest Book.  Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.  Click here to find the link to the Edinburgh Photogrpahic Society web site.

 

A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere     Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks

 

Edinburgh Snack Vans

Around Edinburgh

Snack vans can be found in both industrial and tourist areas of Edinburgh.

 It will be interesting to see how these change over the years. 

Please select a district, OR scroll down this page:

Bonnington

Fort Kinnaird

Granton

Inverleith Park

Leith

Maybury

Meadows

Morningside

Portobello

Restalrig

Seafield

Slateford

South Gyle

 

Bonnington

Refreshement van at Stewartfield, Bonnington  -  October 2005

Burgers, Rolls

Stewartfield, Bonnington

Refreshement van at Stewartfield, Bonnington  -  October 2005

Burgers, Rolls

Stewartfield, Bonnington

Refreshement van at Stewartfield, Bonnington  -  October 2005

Burgers, Rolls

Stewartfield, Bonnington

 

Fort Kinnaird

Kath's Snack Bar beside the Craigmillar Community Arts Centre (in the church) at Fort Kinnaird  -  Februay 2006

Hot Dogs and Hamburgers

Craigmillar
Community Arts Centre

Kath's Snack Bar beside the Craigmillar Community Arts Centre (in the church) at Fort Kinnaird  -  Februay 2006

Hot Dogs and Hamburgers

Craigmillar
Community Arts Centre

Kath's Snack Bar beside the Craigmillar Community Arts Centre (in the church) at Fort Kinnaird  -  Februay 2006

Hot Dogs and Hamburgers

Craigmillar
Community Arts Centre

 

Granton

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Nicky's Place, selling hot and cold food, close to the entrance to Granton Harbour  -  25 August 2002

All Day Breakfast

Granton Square

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Nicky's Place, serving hot and cold food, near the entrance to Granton Harbour  -  25 August 2002

All Day Breakfast

Granton Square

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Derek's Place, selling hot and cold food, close to the entrance to Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  12 August 2005

All Day Breakfast

Granton Square

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Derek's Place, selling hot and cold food, close to the entrance to Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  June 2006

All Day Breakfast

Granton Square

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Derek's Place, selling hot and cold food, close to the entrance to Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  4 July 2006

All Day Breakfast

Granton Square

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Derek's Place, selling hot and cold food, close to the entrance to Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  4 July 2006

All Day Breakfast

Granton Square

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Derek's Place, selling hot and cold food, close to the entrance to Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  4 July 2006

All Day Breakfast

Granton Square

The Snack Bar, at its new position in West Harbour Road  -  30 June 2004

Hot & Cold Snacks

West Harbour Road

Snack Bar, West Harbour Road  -  20 December 2005

Hot & Cold Snacks

West Harbour Road

Snack Bar, West Harbour Road  -  July 4, 2006

Hot & Cold Snacks

West Harbour Road

Snack Bar, West Harbour Road  -  July 4, 2006

Hot & Cold Snacks

West Harbour Road

Snack Bar, West Harbour Road  -  July 4, 2006

All Day Breakfast

Granton Square

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Burger Bar and Lighthouse  -  19 July 2003

Burgers

Chestnut Street

 

Inverleith Park

Ice Cream Van at the East Gate of Inverleith Park during 'Treefest Scotland', 2006

Ice Cream

East Gate, Inverleith Park

Orange Juice Stall at Inverleith Park during 'Treefest Scotland', 2006

Orange Juice

Inverleith Park

Orange Juice Stall at Inverleith Park during 'Treefest Scotland', 2006

Orange Juice

Inverleith Park

 

Leith

A snack van in Bath Road close to the entrance to Leith Docks.  This view looks towards Salamander Street  -  31 October 2005

Hot & Cold Snacks

Bath Road, Leith

A snack van in Bath Road close to the entrance to Leith Docks.  This view looks towards Salamander Street  -  31 October 2005

Hot & Cold Snacks

Bath Road, Leith

Burger Bar at the foot of Leith Walk, beside the statue to Queen Victoria  -  October 2005

Burgers, Jumbo Dogs

Foot of Leith Walk

Refreshement van in the Comet car park at Maybury  -  October 2005

Hot & Cold Snacks

Constitution Street

Refreshement van in the Comet car park at Maybury  -  October 2005

Hot & Cold Snacks

Constitution Street

A snack bar in Cosntitution Street close to the entrance to Leith Docks at the Casino  -  November 2005

Hot & Cold Snacks

Constitution Street

A snack bar in Cosntitution Street close to the entrance to Leith Docks at the Casino  -  November 2005

Hot & Cold Snacks

Constitution Street

 

Maybury

Refreshement van in the Comet car park at Maybury  -  October 2005

Burgers + Chips

Comet Car Park, Maybury

Refreshement van in the Comet car park at Maybury  -  October 2005

Burgers + Chips

Comet Car Park, Maybury

Refreshement vanstolen from the Comet car park at Maybury  -  October 2005

Burgers + Chips [gone!]

Comet Car Park, Maybury

Refreshement van in the Comet car park at Maybury  - June 2006

Burgers + Chips

Comet Car Park, Maybury

Refreshement van in the Comet car park at Maybury  - June 2006

Burgers + Chips

Comet Car Park, Maybury

 

Meadows

The Meadows  -  This is one of several old Edinburgh Police Boxes that have been converted into Coffee Kiosks

Coffee and bagels

The Meadows

 

Morningside

Police Box converted to a snack bar at the corner of Morningside Road and Springvalley Gardens - June 2006

Bagels

Morningside Road

Police Box converted to a snack bar at the corner of Morningside Road and Springvalley Gardens - June 2006

Bagels

Morningside Road

Police Box converted to a snack bar at the corner of Morningside Road and Springvalley Gardens - June 2006

Bagels

Morningside Road

 

Portobello

Recreating Portobello in Victorian Times  -  June 3, 2006

Ice Cream

Portobello Promenade

Recreating Portobello in Victorian Times  -  June 3, 2006

Ice Cream

Portobello Promenade

Recreating Portobello in Victorian Times  -  June 3, 2006

Ice Cream

Portobello Promenade

Recreating Portobello in Victorian Times  -  June 3, 2006

Ice Cream

Portobello Promenade

Portobello - Victorian Costumes

 

Restalrig

   Restalrig  -  Snack Van  -  photographed possibly in the 1990s

Restalrig

 

Seafield

Refreshement van at Craigentinny Avenue North, Seafield  -  September 2005

Burgers

Craigentinny Avenue North

Zoom-in to refreshement van at Craigentinny Avenue North, Seafield  -  September 2005

Burgers

Craigentinny Avenue North

Refreshement van at Craigentinny Avenue North, Seafield  -  November 2005

Burgers

Craigentinny Avenue North

Refreshement van at Craigentinny Avenue North, Seafield  -  January 2006

Burgers  -  gone

Craigentinny Avenue North

Refreshement van at Craigentinny Avenue North, Seafield  -  February 2006

Burgers  -  back again!

Craigentinny Avenue North

Snack Bar at Seafield Way  -  February 2006

Hot Food

Seafield Way

Snack Bar at Seafield Way  -  February 2006

Hot Food

Seafield Way

Snack Bar at Seafield Way  -  February 2006

Hot Food

Seafield Way

Snack Bar at Seafield Way  -  February 2006

Hot Food

Seafield Way

 

Slateford

Snack Bar in New Mart Road, Slateford  -  7 December 2005

Hot Snacks

New Mart Road

Snack Bar in New Mart Road, Slateford  -  7 December 2005

Hot Snacks

New Mart Road

Snack Bar in New Mart Road, Slateford  -  7 December 2005

Hot Snacks

New Mart Road

Snack Bar in New Mart Road, Slateford  -  7 December 2005

Hot Snacks

New Mart Road

 

South Gyle

Snack Bar in front of the Forth 107 Radio Station headquarters in South Gyle Crescent  -  March 2006

Burgers

South Gyle Crescent

Snack Bar in front of the Forth 107 Radio Station headquarters in South Gyle Crescent  -  March 2006

Burgers

South Gyle Crescent

Snack Bar in front of the Forth 107 Radio Station headquarters in South Gyle Crescent  -  March 2006

Burgers

South Gyle Crescent

Snack Bar at the western end of South Gyle Crescent  -  March 2006

Filled Rolls

South Gyle Crescent

Snack Bar at the western end of South Gyle Crescent  -  March 2006

Filled Rolls

South Gyle Crescent

 

Edinburgh Snack Vans

More thumbnail pictures and maps

   Map showing the locations of some of the snack vans aroundl Edinburgh  -  2002 to 2006     Map showing the locations of some of the snack vans in Central Edinburgh  -  2002 to 2006

 

__________________

 

Links to Other Pages

EdinPhoto - Home Page  Please send me an e-mail ...  with your questions, comments, suggestions or news.   At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.     At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.  

Photographs and Other Images  -  These include portraits of photographers  -  photographic outings -  Princes Street views  -  Newhaven Fishwives  -  etc.  Early Photography in Edinburgh  -  Talbot, Brewster, Hill & Adamson, Early Professional Photographers in Princes Street, etc.  Professional Photographers in Edinburgh  -  1840 to 1940  -  Their names, dates of business and studio addresses.  The Photographic Society of Scotland  -  1856 to 1873  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, etc.  The History of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  1861 to date  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, Poems, etc.  EPS Publications - EPS Handwritten Records  -  Photographic Journals  -  Trade Directories  -  Books  -  etc.  Thanks to all who have encouraged and supported me in creating the EdinPhoto web site  -  including descendants of photographers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material  Background notes on the research thal led up to the creation of this site  -   together with lists of new material added to the site since its launch.  Brief comments on how this site might be used  -  Just browsing?  -  Seeking specific information?  Please add your questions, suggestions or other comments to the Guest Book.  Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.  Click here to find the link to the Edinburgh Photogrpahic Society web site.

 

A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere     Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks